Laundry Supervisor

County of Riverside
$46,511 - $60,700 Per year CA Riverside Sheriffs Department, 4095 Lemon St, Riverside, CA 92501, United States Apply before 5/14/2024 11:59
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Overview

ABOUT THE POSITION


The Riverside County Sheriff’s Office is seeking to fill a Laundry Supervisor position located at Larry D. Smith Correctional Facility in Banning. The incumbent in this position will be responsible for the training and supervision of subordinate staff and inmates.  The Laundry Supervisor will be responsible for the collection, and transportation, including shipping and scheduling of laundry to and from the facility.  Additionally, the incumbent will ensure that state maintenance and safety standards are met.
Incumbents are required to work with inmates within a locked detention facility in hot areas, with contaminated clothing, pushing heavy carts; and must be physically able to stand for long periods of time. Incumbents may be exposed to constant noise and the possibility of infections and skin irritants. Applicants must be willing to work various shifts including holidays and/or weekends. 
Competitive candidates will possess experience with a true understanding of chemicals, reactions, and safety, industrial laundry experience, and supervision of employees/inmates.

Meet the Team!
 

The law enforcement professionals of the Riverside County Office, with a staff of over 3,600 dedicated men and women, cover the expanse of over 7,300 square miles in southern California.  The Sheriff’s Office is dedicated to serving the citizens of its communities with integrity, professionalism, leadership, and loyalty and believes in service above self.


EXAMPLES OF ESSENTIAL DUTIES


• Plan, organize, assign, direct, and review the work of subordinate staff within a centralized laundry operation.

• Participate in the selection and training of new employees; train employees on the proper operation of laundry equipment; review work and evaluate performance; maintain employee time records.  • Inspect and maintain equipment; arrange for maintenance and repairs.  • Maintain inventory of supplies; maintain appropriate levels of clothing inventory; submit requisition for equipment, materials and supplies. 
• Retain records relative to linen; discard and replace as necessary.
• Inspect laundry areas to ensure conformance to safety standards; recommend policy and procedure changes to improve laundry operations.  • In a correctional facility: recommend inmate workforce assigned to laundry service operations; transport laundry to and from detention facilities; maintain records and prepare computer-generated laundry activity and production reports for the Sheriff's Warehouse Supervisor and Administrative Lieutenant.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Experience: Two years of professional experience equivalent to the County of Riverside Laundry Worker, which involved working in all phases of laundry operations in a commercial or institutional laundry facility.

Knowledge of: The operation and care of commercial laundry equipment; proper sanitation and safety precautions within a centralized laundry facility.

Ability to: Plan, organize and supervise a large commercial or institutional laundry operation; identify mechanical problems of laundry equipment; estimate and order quantities of laundry supplies; establish and maintain effective working relationships; prepare detailed records and reports. 


Other Requirements

License: Possession of a valid California Driver's License is required and must be maintained throughout employment depending on the area of assignment.

Assignments within Correctional Facilities:  Incumbents are required to work with inmates within a locked detention facility in hot areas, with contaminated clothing, pushing heavy carts; must be physically able to stand for long periods of time. Incumbents may be exposed to constant noise and the possibility of infections and skin irritants. Applicants must be willing to work various shifts including holidays and/or weekends.

GENERAL APPLICATION INFORMATION:

Please read and follow any special application instructions on this posting. Click the 'Apply' link located on this page to submit your application. For instructions on the application process, examinations, Veteran's preference, pre-employment accommodation or other employment questions, please refer to our web site, . A pre-employment physical examination and background check may be required.

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